The Tragedy of Philippines Politics

The Tragedy of Philippines Politics
By Reginald Ramos and Richard Heydarian on 10 October 2017

South-East Asia | International Relations

Professor Richard Heydarian sits down with Reginald Ramos to discuss his recently published book, 'The Rise of Duterte: A Populist Revolt Against Elite Democracy'. Professor Heydarian explores the popularity of President Rodrigo Duterte, the controversial historiography of the Marcos dictatorship and the tragedy of the political culture in the Philippines.